Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities

Several tombs discovered in ruins of Tell Al-Deir Necropolis in New Damietta

Tue, 20 Dec 2022 - 12:16 GMT

The discovered tombs varied, from tombs made of mud bricks to simple pits.

4000 runners participate in 4th annual Marakez Pyramids Half Marathon

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 10:37 GMT

The 4th annual Marakez Pyramids Half Marathon recently took place in the heart of the Great Pyramids of Giza.

‘The Writer & His Tools in Ancient Egypt’ temporary exhibition launches in Tell Basta Museum

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Tell Basta Museum is a site museum in Al-Sharqia Governorate that embraces magnificent archaeological treasures.

San Al-Hagar visitors’ center inaugurated

Sun, 11 Dec 2022 - 11:17 GMT

The opening of the visitors center comes within the project to develop the archaeological area of San Al-Hagar.

Informative, explanatory panels installed at Abu Mena Archaeological Site

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 04:06 GMT

Abu Mena Archaeological Site is the most important Christian pilgrimage center in Egypt.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities upgrades tourism services provided in Al-Darb Al-Ahmar Archaeological Area

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 - 02:49 GMT

A new tourist path for visitors of the archaeological area is now completed.

‘Ramses & the Gold of the Pharaohs’ exhibition to launch in Paris in April 2023

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 - 11:25 GMT

The exhibition showcases 181 artifacts from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, dating back to the era of King Ramses II.

Tombs, burials dating back to different ages, mummies with golden tongues discovered in ancient cemetery of Quesna

Sun, 27 Nov 2022 - 11:22 GMT

The mission also found some burials that contained skeletons and mummies, which were bound with gold on the bone directly.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities announce facilities to attract fans participating in Qatar World Cup 2022

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 11:29 GMT

A number of measures have been adopted to attract fans participating in this tournament and holders of the Hayya fan card.

Cardinal Secretary of State of Vatican City Pietro Parolin visits Giza Pyramids Archaeological Area

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 01:35 GMT

Parolin expressed his great fascination with the Egyptian civilization and ancient Egyptian history.

Visitors to Karnak Temples enjoy Egypt’s partial solar eclipse phenomenon

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 - 01:54 GMT

The phenomenon took place on October 25.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities participates in 5th Cairo Water Week

Mon, 24 Oct 2022 - 12:28 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities participated in the conference with a pavilion to display a group of archaeological reproductions, scientific books, various materials and promotional films.

Statue of Aphrodite, 1,752 artifacts seized at Nuweiba Seaport

Sun, 23 Oct 2022 - 12:45 GMT

The necessary legal measures were taken and the seizures were confiscated in favor of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

Electric vehicles start operating in Abu Simbel

Sun, 23 Oct 2022 - 10:35 GMT

The archaeological area in Abu Simbel witnessed the start of operation of a number of environmentally friendly electric cars.

Solar-powered cars operated at Deir el-Bahari, Valley of the Kings

Tue, 11 Oct 2022 - 11:57 GMT

This confirms the keenness of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to use modern technology and activate the basics of sustainable tourism.

Min. of Tourism and Antiquities launches advertising campaign to promote Egyptian tourist destinations in English Premier League matches

Tue, 11 Oct 2022 - 11:53 GMT

This campaign started during the match between Tottenham Hotspur and Brighton.

‘Disney On Ice’ shows to be held at Cairo International Stadium in December

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 12:19 GMT

The shows will return to Egypt after a hiatus of 15 years.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives delegation from German Friedrich Ebert Foundation

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 11:39 GMT

The German delegation was accompanied by Presidential Advisor for Engineering Projects Hany Helmy Azer.

1st ALDAU International Art Festival launches in Hurghada

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 10:13 GMT

The festival is held under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities and the Red Sea Governorate.

Unique collection of stuffed animals on display at Prince Mohammed Ali Museum

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 02:05 GMT

This comes in celebration of the 200th anniversary of deciphering the Rosetta Stone and the emergence of Egyptology.